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Barriers and facilitators of loaded self-managed exercises and physical activity in people with patellofemoral pain: understanding the feasibility of delivering a multi-centred randomised controlled trial, a UK qualitative study (2019)
Journal Article
Smith, B. E., Moffatt, F., Hendrick, P., Bateman, M., Selfe, J., Rathleff, M. S., …Logan, P. (2019). Barriers and facilitators of loaded self-managed exercises and physical activity in people with patellofemoral pain: understanding the feasibility of delivering a multi-centred randomised controlled trial, a UK qualitative study. BMJ Open, 9(6), doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023805

Objectives: There is an emergent body of evidence supporting exercise therapy and physical activity in the management of musculoskeletal pain. The purpose of this study was to explore potential barriers and facilitators with patients and physiotherap... Read More

Changes in physical activity during hospital admission for chronic respiratory disease: Inpatient step count does not recover (2019)
Journal Article
Orme, M. W., Harvey-Dunstan, T. C., Boral, I., Chaplin, E. J., Hussain, S. F., Morgan, M. D., …Greening, N. J. (2019). Changes in physical activity during hospital admission for chronic respiratory disease: Inpatient step count does not recover. Respirology, 24(7), 652-657. doi:10.1111/resp.13513

Background and objective Establishing the amount of inpatient physical activity (PA) undertaken by individuals hospitalized for chronic respiratory disease is needed to inform interventions. This observational study investigated whether PA changes... Read More

Rehabilitation in chronic respiratory diseases: In-hospital and post-exacerbation pulmonary rehabilitation: Peri-exacerbation pulmonary rehabilitation (2019)
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Ibrahim, W., Harvey-Dunstan, T. C., & Greening, N. J. (2019). Rehabilitation in chronic respiratory diseases: In-hospital and post-exacerbation pulmonary rehabilitation: Peri-exacerbation pulmonary rehabilitation. Respirology, 24(9), 889-898. doi:10.1111/resp.13516

Exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) that require hospitalization are important events for patients. Functional impairment and skeletal muscle dysfunction can increase the risk of hospitalization and readmission, independent... Read More

Relative efficacy of different exercises for pain, function, performance and quality of life in knee and hip osteoarthritis: systematic review and network meta-analysis (2019)
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Goh, S., Persson, M. S., Stocks, J., Hou, Y., Welton, N. J., Lin, J., …Zhang, W. (2019). Relative efficacy of different exercises for pain, function, performance and quality of life in knee and hip osteoarthritis: systematic review and network meta-analysis. Sports Medicine, 49(5), 743–761. doi:10.1007/s40279-019-01082-0

Background: Guidelines recommend exercise as a core treatment for osteoarthritis (OA). However, it is unclear which type of exercise is most effective, leading to inconsistency between different recommendations. Objectives: To investigate the rel... Read More

A movement for movement: exercise as everybody’s business? (2016)
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Gates, A. B., Kerry, R., Moffatt, F., Ritchie, I. K., Meakins, A., Thornton, J. S., …Taylor, A. (2016). A movement for movement: exercise as everybody’s business?. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 51(10), doi:10.1136/bjsports-2016-096857